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Ukrainian presentation of SolarTown energy cooperative and business opportunity it provides for small investors in Ukraine and beyond

https://solartown.com.ua/

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Solar Town English presentations

  1. 1. Your Investment Opportunity at Ukraine’s booming renewable energy market
  2. 2. So, what it is, actually? ● SolarTown is a project to build a solar powerplant earning money from Ukraine’s attractive “green tariff” (feed-in tariff) ● The powerplant will be owned by cooperative which is now attracting new members who are at the same time its investors ● SolarTown while being a commercial project is at the same time gives back to friendly community of Slavutych
  3. 3. Democratic level of minimal contribution — starting from UAH 15 000 (~$ 600, € 550) DPP (Discounted Payback Period) of 7 years. Median profitability of 75,5 % What About Financials? Every $1000 invested returns annual income of $139 (after tax) up to 2030 EBITDA margin — 80 % IRR — 11 % ROE — 13,9 Project CAPEX) equals € 175 513 ($ 193 955) The feed-in tariff in (€ 0,163 per kWh) is legislatively tied to EUR exchange rate
  4. 4. Financial Details Parameter Unit Value CAPEX EUR 175 513 EBITDA EUR 289 426 EBITDA margin % 80,45% Equity before distribution EUR 271 851 Profitability % 75,56% ROE % 15,5% NCF EUR €111 563,18 EUR 13 593 NPV (d.rate 4%) EUR €235 213,98 IRR % 11% DPP (d.rate 4%) years €7,00
  5. 5. Why Slavutych? Why the town of nuclear engineers was chosen for a solar poweplant
  6. 6. Slavutych Slavutych?
  7. 7.  Slavutych is the youngest among Ukrainian cities built after 1986 to accomodate Chornobyl NPP engineers  25 000 inhabitant city is rich with high-quality electric engineers giving an advantage of highly skilled workforce during the solar powerplant construction and testing phase  While georgaphically located at northmost Chernihiv oblast (region), Slavutych is administratively a part of Kyiv oblast Slavutych?
  8. 8.  Slavutych is the youngest among Ukrainian cities built after 1986 to accomodate Chornobyl NPP engineers  25 000 inhabitant city is rich with high-quality electric engineers giving an advantage of highly skilled workforce during the solar powerplant construction and testing phase  While georgaphically located at northmost Chernihiv oblast (region), Slavutych is administratively a part of Kyiv oblast Slavutych?
  9. 9.  The team of «Solar Town» believes that giving back to community is a right thing to do  Slavutych is a town that needs to re-invent itself and it is looking for new business models and coomunity leaders looking for more of self-reliance spirit  «Solar Town» commited itself to give away 5% of its pure annual income for city improvement projects. This is not just a commitment — it is a part of the statute  While being a commercial project, it is also a social impact project Beyond financials
  10. 10. Technical Details Screenshot from Helioscope software for preliminary modelling of solar powerplant in Slavutych
  11. 11. Technical Details The easily-mountable technical solution was selected to be installed on the roofs of Slavutych
  12. 12. The team of «Solar Town» have developed the project to the stage where it has all the necessary permits and is ready to be implemented  The cooperative is officially registered according to Ukrainian law  Communal enterprise «Agency of Regional Development» have joined the cooperative to represent the city of Slavutych  The cooperative team selected the town-owned roofs that are fit for solar powerplant  The technical capacities of buildings to carry the additional load of solar powerplant was calculated according to Ukrainian regulations  The rent agreements for 3 municipal roofs was signed with the representatives of the city of Slavutych  The insurance for city roofs rented by coop is established  The cooperative obained a grid connection agreement from the local utility  Commercial proposals and agreements from hardware vendors and services providers are obtained Where the project is now?
  13. 13. Currently the project team is focused on the following tasks:  Project design works. A company of Kyiv-based PDM Engineering company is performing technical design of the solar powerplant. When it is ready — the coop is legally ready to build  Equity Crowdfunding. The cooperative is attracting new members/investors to complete the financing of the powerplant  Permits and licensing. We are prepairing documents for permits and licenses needed to launch the project soon Where the project is now?
  14. 14. Head of project tech Viktor Khomenko and a repre- sentative of construction contractor perfroming the technical check of the roofs where the SolarTown powerplant will be located. We are getting ready to start the construction process as the hardware gets shipped into place. Where the project is now?
  15. 15. People making it happen Andriy Zinchenko Head of the coop Volovymyr Zhygallo Co-founder Oleksii Mykhailenko Co-founder Agency of Regional Development Member An expert in promotion of renewable energy as a co-founder of NGO “greencubator” Andriy has been working on popularizing energy coops ad distributed generation in Ukraine Since 2014 A professional with over 4 decades of experience in energy sector, public authorities and town management, Volodymyr is among those making it happen In Slavutych Professional economist working in clean energy sphere and, co-founder of “Clean Energy Lab”. Oleksii knows how to couple the need for cleaner and more affordable energy with market models A communal enterprise of Slavutych working on new city projects as well as managing town’s buildings
  16. 16. People making it happen Viktor Khomenko Head of the tech Yuri Fomichev Mayor of Slavutych Ivan Bondarchuk Lawyer A true energy engineer, Viktor is the tech heart of the whole project. Everything related to tech starting from the feasibility studies to dealing with hardware suppliers is brilliantly handled by Viktor A professional in energy and civil construction and engineering, Yuriy Fomichev was able to immediately identify the prospects of launching “Solar Town” In Slavutych. Helps with advise, inspiration, local support One of the most promi- sing young Ukrainian lawyers in the sphere of energy law with US Master’s degre, Ivan designed the backbone of Solar Town’s the legal algorithms
  17. 17. Thank you for attention! We will be happy to answer your questions solartown.com.ua azinchenko@solartown.com.ua

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